The Dow Jones industrial average fell for a fifth straight day on Thursday after encouraging news on the economy prompted investors to speculate that the Federal Reserve is getting closer to reducing its stimulus program.
The Dow Jones industrial average edged lower on Wednesday, continuing its sluggish start to the month. Stocks fell as investors weighed conflicting economic reports and assessed the outlook for the Federal Reserve's economic stimulus program.
US stock market indexes briefly broke through major round-number milestones in early trading Monday. The Dow Jones industrial average crossed 16,000 for the first time and the Standard & Poor's 500 index rose past 1,800 shortly after the market opened.
The easiest and most accurate way to answer that question is simply by looking at the price action of the S&P 500. After all, the price of the market is determined by the aggregate opinion of every investor around the globe.
Upbeat news from the housing industry and luxury retailer Tiffany & Co. nudged the stock market higher Tuesday. Investors also got another market milestone when the Nasdaq composite closed above the 4,000-point mark for the first time in 13 years.
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We see the Dow Jones Industrial Average(INDEXDJX:.DJI) (top) and a special 'smoothed' Breadth Indicator which is the 40 day Simple Moving Average (SMA) of NYSE Breadth (Advancing Issues minus Declining Issues).